JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
けん
Grade: 4
しょう
Grade: 3
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

(けん)(しょう) (kenshō-na (adnominal (けん)(しょう) (kenshō na), adverbial (けん)(しょう) (kenshō ni))

  1. healthy

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

(けん)(しょう) (kenshō

  1. good health
    貴殿(きでん)にはますます健勝(けんしょう)をお(よろこ)(もう)()げます。
    Kiden ni wa masumasu go kenshō o o yorokobi mōshiagemasu.
    I hope you are doing well.
    Synonyms: 健康, 元気, 健やか

Usage notesEdit

Usually in the form with the honorifics attached as in ご健勝. Used in written documents such as the letter. [1][2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. ^ 1995, 大辞泉 (Daijisen) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, →ISBN